Learning Support Worker

  • Job Reference: 00000590-1
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Inaura School
  • Location: Bridgwater, Somerset
  • Salary: £18,270
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Learning Support Worker : Inaura School

Salary: £18,270 pa (Full Gross annual salary)

Full time – 37 hours per week (will consider part-time and job share)

Closing Date:   8th October 2021

Needed at Inaura independent school to:-
Provide 1:1 personalised learning to students.
Safeguard students’ welfare
Previous experience of working in a school setting not essential

We offer a pension and Employee Assistance Programme for all staff


Skills to work appropriately and effectively with individual students

Able to promote their social and emotional development

Able to respond calmly and effectively to displayed behaviours

The confidence to work independently

Excellent communication skills

Use of own car for work

Working location across three sites near Wedmore, East Huntspill near Burnham on Sea and Burrowbridge near Bridgwater and Taunton. 


Experience with young people with special needs

Good working knowledge of Safeguarding and Health and Safety

Experience or Knowledge of National Curriculum subjects

A Teaching Assistant qualification or willingness to gain one (training available)

Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications


We welcome applications from both males & females.  We are an equal opportunities employer. Please visit our website www.inauraschool.org for information about our school.

Inaura School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Offers of appointment are subject to satisfactory references, medical fitness and enhanced DBS clearance.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020

Please email recruitment@inauraschool.org or write to Recruitment at Inaura School, Moorview House, Burrowbridge, Bridgwater, Somerset TA7 0RB to request an application pack.